Contrary to precedent, analysts have taken an active role in Iranian diplomacy.
Ankara’s domestic struggles could pose severe risks for the West.
CIA freelancer disappears in Iran—and Russian and Israeli gangsters are among the suspects.
Why having officers pose as businessmen overseas is a bad idea.
The producer of “Pretty Woman” helped Israel build its nuclear arsenal.
America’s “civic religion” forgets the soldiers in its celebrations.
How the behind-the-scenes threat of an intel revolt helped prevent war.
Why the agency went overboard spying on allies—and what damage has been done.
Turkey is fertile ground for Iran-related intelligence operations, and Israel recently blew one.
Seemingly authorized leaks have done far more damage than Snowden’s revelations.
Fear of officers “going native” keeps our intelligence agencies ill-informed about Somalia, Syria, and other trouble spots.
5 questions Obama needs to answer about Syria and WMD
Cairo’s counter-intelligence has left U.S. policymakers in the dark.
Even the threat of terror attacks was enough to shut down U.S. embassies—and reveal a fearful Washington.
Turkey too resells American weapons and military secrets for a profit—and that’s a loss to our security.
Why treason charges against the NSA whistleblower don’t hold up
The NSA’s global surveillance power is unmatched—and even our friends are uneasy.
The CIA and State Department were caught flatfooted by protests against the Erdogan government.
The pontiff wasn’t referring to sex and blackmail, but a subculture of corruption within the Holy See.